Broadcast and Report


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Broadcast verb – To make known openly or publicly.
Usage example: please don't broadcast this news, as it's not being publicly announced yet

Report is a synonym for broadcast in make public topic. In some cases you can use "Report" instead the word "Broadcast" as a verb or a noun, when it comes to topics like call.
Nearby Words: broadcasting, broadcaster, broadcasted
Synonyms for Broadcast


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Report verb – To give an oral or written account of in some detail.
Broadcast is a synonym for report in call topic. You can use "Broadcast" instead the word "Report" as a verb or a noun, if it concerns topics such as account, knowledge, distribute, communicate.
Nearby Words: reported, reporter, reporting, reportage, reportedly
Synonyms for Report

How words are described

live live broadcast live report
old old broadcast old report
full full broadcast full report
special special broadcast special report
Other adjectives: similar, short, original, fake, initial, breaking, single, actual, entire, infamous, daily, famous, final, later, official, next, last, local, televised.

Common collocations

name broadcast name report name
story broadcast story report story
information broadcast information report information
news broadcast news report news
Other nouns: plans, events, murders.

Both words in one sentence

  • Coincidental Broadcast Bruce turns on the sound when he sees a news footage of a vigilante dressed as Batman being killed; the Joker's threat is then broadcast as part of the news report.
  • This is because our two official languages are English and French, so anything official in Canada, be it a government report or broadcast, a product, or a public service, like from a bank or the police, must be issued/be made available in both languages.
  • Film / Sky Captain and the World of Tomorrow Similarly Polly's phoned-in report on the attack uses lines lifted from the famous Orson Welles radio broadcast.
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